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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky lawmakers are scheduled to return to the state Capitol for the 2018 legislative session. The session is scheduled to begin Tuesday. The House of Representatives and the Senate are both scheduled to convene at noon. This will be the second year Republicans have controlled both chambers of the state legislature… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Democratic gubernatorial candidate and state Sen. Joe Schiavoni has chosen Ohio Board of Education member Stephanie Dodd as his running mate. Dodd lives at Buckeye Lake east of Columbus and was elected to the state school board in 2012. Among the six Democrats vying to succeed term-limited Republican Gov. John Kasich,… Read More
Athens’ own Fearless Starlight Band, led by Athens area lawyer Frank Lavelle, has just released an EP with seven new tunes. The “critics” have declared these to be the best so far! The seven songs are designed to be listened to, in order. But if you were only to listen to two of them, try “Carpe… Read More
The Russia roller-coaster appears likely to deliver another set of twists and turns in the new year. Here’s what you need to know — buckle up.
It seems to be that when the clock strikes midnight on that fourth Thursday in November, a signal goes off across American households to automatically switch gears from Thanksgiving to the next holiday season. With remarkable swiftness (for such big bellied, turkey stuffed humans) we begin everything from shopping to decorating, fully immersing ourselves in… Read More
A woman’s place is on the throne. Victoria, Season 2 on Masterpiece Starring Jenna Coleman as the young queen, wife, and mother in an all-new season of Victoria Premieres January 14, 2018 on MASTERPIECE on WOUB Jenna Coleman (Doctor Who) returns for a new season as the young queen who wants it all—romance, power, an… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio will use a new seal on high school diplomas to recognize students who demonstrate certain workplace characteristics that aren’t explicitly reflected in their grades, such as reliability, leadership and a commitment to being drug-free. Ohio employers helped identify 15 skills required for the OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal. Student can qualify if mentors… Read More